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Can I plug in my Boss gt8 guitar effects into the presonus audiobox usb front instrument panel? Thanks

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asked Jan 11, 2016 in AudioBox USB by Von Fierke (150 points)
Can I plug in my Boss GT8 guitar effects into my Presonus Audiobox usb front Instrument Panel?  Thanks

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answered Jan 13, 2016 by mattcaprio (148,000 points)

You CAN make this connection but it is not recommended. The reason is that the AudioBox USB already has preamps in both inputs. By connecting powered hardware, such as your effects processor, you can overdrive and potentially damage your AudioBox USB's preamps. This is covered in the AudioBox manual as well. Here's a screenshot of the relevant info from the manual: